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93 Ceti

93 Ceti is a main-sequence star in the constellation of Cetus.

93 Ceti visual magnitude is 5.61. Because of its reltive faintness, 93 Ceti should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.

The table below summarizes the key facts about 93 Ceti:

5.61
Main-sequence
93 Ceti is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Altitude: 33°.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of 93 Ceti

93 Ceti is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of 93 Ceti are provided in the following table:

03h 02m 22s
+04° 21’ 10”
173.08°
-45.39°
Cetus

The simplified sky map below shows the position of 93 Ceti in the sky:

Finder chart 93 Ceti star
Simplified finder chart for 93 Ceti.

Visibility of 93 Ceti from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's 93 Ceti rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 85.6°
Max altitude: 42.9°
Azimuth: 274.4°
93 Ceti is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom

Digitized Sky Survey image of 93 Ceti

The image below is a photograph of 93 Ceti from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of 93 Ceti is 0.014 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and 0.005 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.

Image of 93 Ceti star
DSS2 image of 93 Ceti. The red arrow shows the motion of 93 Ceti during the next 10000 years (2.33 arcmin in Right Ascension and 0.83 arcmin in declination);

Distance of 93 Ceti from the Sun and relative movement

93 Ceti is distant 445.36 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 12 kilometers per second.

136.61 pc
445.36 ly
12 km/s
0.014 arcsec/year
0.005 arcsec/year

Spectral properties of 93 Ceti

93 Ceti belongs to spectral class B7 and has a luminosity class of V corresponding to a main-sequence star.

-0.07
B7V
11573K

The red dot in the diagram below shows where 93 Ceti is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of 93 Ceti. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Alternative designations of 93 Ceti

SAO110921
SAO110921